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Three Ways to Create a Schoolwide Focus on Innovation

Thinking Like a Designer<br>April 12, 2018 | Volume <b>13</b> | Issue <b>15</b> <b><br>Table of Contents</b> <b></b><p>Share |<p>Three Ways to Create a Schoolwide Focus on Innovation<p>Deborah …

Pedagogy

Dassault Systèmes teams up with leading designers to tackle air pollution

A Milan design week exhibition by Dassault Systèmes will showcase concepts to reduce air pollution by designers including Kengo Kuma, as revealed in …

Virtual Reality

Joey Zeledón Explains Emotional Ergonomics and How You Can Fit Them into Your Design Process

The industrial designer also discusses his new book, Touchy/Feely<p>It's easy to focus on the big picture—so much so that we often lose track of small …

Product Design

These artists connect portraiture with architecture photography to create a feast for your eyes

Spanish duo Daniel Rueda and Anna Devis are creatives, explorers, architecture lovers, and photographers. They travel the world and capture what they …

The Room That Can Change The Entire Trajectory Of Your Company

Just ask Nest, Capital One, and Mount Sinai Health.<p>In intense, creative pursuits, one bad habit is as easy to adopt as it is fatal: spending too much time on bad ideas. That’s why most high-risk operations have developed ways to quickly and honestly critique and toss out the projects that are going …

Innovation

This Gravity-Defying Japanese Architect Is Breaking the Rules

Does architecture need to be freed? And, if it does, freed from what? I was a little skeptical both of the title of the new show at Paris’ Fondation …

Architecture

What to do with Charts

Charts are a problem. We’re always trying to display numbers and data, but it’s not easy to avoid a deluge of data.<p>Thinking in terms of <i>Evidence</i> is …

Communication lessons from Frank Sinatra, 1963

The legendary Frank Sinatra (1915–1998) can teach us a thing or two about engaging an audience. I stumbled upon this 1963 Playboy interview with …

A man who sold his company for $700 million in all cash in his 20s reveals a disappointing truth all startup founders need to hear

In 2003, Expedia bought the travel website Hotwire for nearly $700 million, all cash.<p>And while at the time this was a huge deal, it was somewhat disappointing for Hotwire's founders.<p>On an episode of Business Insider's podcast, "Success! How I Did It," Spencer Rascoff, a Hotwire founder who's now …

Spencer Rascoff

Find The Gaps In Your Product’s Concept – UX Collective

This is a visual summary of Laura Klein great approach to analyzing your product’s life cycle funnel.<p>Think about how your product will perform at …

UX Design

David Ogilvy’s 20 unconventional rules for getting clients

It took David Ogilvy 15 years to go from obscure tobacco farmer to owner of an advertising agency, billing over $55,000,000 per year (that’s over 450 …

Tackling the Top Challenges for Creative Teams

Agile can protect creative minds from tedium while building results-driven marketing organizations<p>37.2% of Marketers say their biggest challenge is …

Marketing

Creative Pioneers: Michael Johnson on pitching and strategy

CR’s first online training programme, Mastering Creativity, will help unlock your creative potential, whether you are a professional creative, …

Design

Astonishing Sculpture by David Moreno

The Spanish sculptor <b>David Moreno</b> has created works representing buildings using hundreds of steel rods and ropes. There are also doors and stairs. …

Sculpture

Resurrecting the art of China's dragon scale bookbinding

<b>(CNN) —</b> At his studio in Beijing, artist Zhang Xiaodong layers hundreds of sheets of thin paper on top of one another until they form a complete and impeccable image. When the chapters of his elaborate books are unfolded, the pages move like the bellows of an accordion.<p>This ancient Chinese art, …

Art

30+ Hilarious Times People Wore The Right T-Shirts At The Right Time

Dressing for the occasion can be really difficult at times. With so many styles to choose from, from casual to black tie, the art of matching your …

20+ Of The Funniest Disney Jokes Ever

We've all seen at least a couple of Disney movies throughout our lifetime, and we have to admit that no matter what age you are, they still manage to …

Jokes

30+ Art History Memes That Prove Nothing Has Changed In 100s Of Years (New Pics)

Museums and art galleries can become an overwhelming experience for the casual visitor. Luckily, some people untangle centuries-old ideas and …

Art

Why the right mindset is crucial to becoming a successful Business Designer

How to become a Business Designer (1/3) — the mindset<p>Business Design is the most important skill of the future. We need its unique approach to create …

UX Design

The Smithsonian’s Burning Man Art Show Is Actually Quite Good

In the low-lit, second-floor room of Washington’s Renwick Gallery, a cluster of three ceiling-height plastic mushrooms glows in a shifting …

Art

Decades Before Judy Chicago’s ‘The Dinner Party,’ Virginia Woolf’s Sister Made a Set of Dinner Plates Celebrating 50 Historic Women

On View<p>Vanessa Bell and Duncan Grant's proto-feminist masterpiece is on public view for the first time.<p>,<p>A long-lost, groundbreaking work of feminist …

Art

These itty bitty portraits pack major detail

South Korean artist Sim Hyeon Dae draws everything from celebrity portraits to everyday items with insane detail. Watch these mesmerizing time lapse …

South Korea

French Artist Cleverly Uses Photoshop To Create Fantastical Animals, And The Result Is Amazing

Our world is a gorgeous place, but with the help of Photoshop, artists can breathe some magic into the mundane everyday life.<p>Julien Tabet is a …

Digital Art

Focus on Color: 23 Award-Winning Design Projects Using the Color Green

As St. Patrick’s Day rolls in and spring appears on the horizon (early for some, and snowy for others), we see more and more of the color green. If …

Graphic Design

A Magical, Turbulent History of the Color Green

<i>Are you similarly enthralled by color?</i> <b>Roy G. Biv: An Exceedingly Surprising Book About Color</b> <i>by Jude Stewart takes a clever look into the meaning of</i> …

The Bottle's the Thing: The Branding Evolution of Soda Pop

A Pepsi-Cola serving tray circa 1940s<p>My fascination with brand design started with the soda-pop realm. I’d always loved leafing through old magazines …

The Vintage Speedball Textbook

I once found a set of Speedball pen nibs as a kid. I was familiar with conventional pen and ink usage, but had never seen nibs like this before. It …

7 Designers Who Broke the Rules of Typography – With Beautiful Results

<i>Special Advertising Note: The following sponsored content is brought to you courtesy of Yale University Press, one of PRINT’s trusted partners.</i>It’s …

Typography